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    Ahmad's Hair

    • Susan Koenen
    • 2016
    • 16 min
    • IDFA School Program

    Syrian refugee Ahmad (12) is busy trying to make Dutch friends. It turns out he's also on a personal, heart-warming mission.

    Alisa in Warland

    • Alisa Kovalenko, Liubov Durakova
    • 2015
    • 74 min
    • IDFA Competition for First Appearance

    A candid, personal self-portrait by a young woman traveling through Ukraine after the outbreak of the revolution.

    All We Ever Wanted

    • Sarah Mathilde Domogala
    • 2010
    • 49 min
    • Workshop Results

    A portrait of four young go-getters finding their way in the world and running the risk of falling victim to their own ambitions.

    André Hazes - She Believes in Me

    • John Appel
    • 1999
    • 88 min
    • 25 years Highlights of the Lowlands

    A portrait of the Dutch singer André Hazes (1951-2004) at the height of his fame.


    • Anneloor van Heemstra
    • 2009
    • 19 min
    • Kids & Docs

    Ten-year-old Joost suffers from ADHD, making it difficult for him to concentrate. He keeps his disorder secret from his classmates for a very long time.

    Autumn Gold

    • Jan Tenhaven
    • 2010
    • 94 min
    • Best of Fests

    Five elderly European athletes prepare for a competition in Finland. Although they are all rather long in the tooth, they all want to win a gold medal.

    Bente's Voice

    • Marijn Frank
    • 2012
    • 30 min
    • Kids & Docs, IDFA Junior

    11-year-old singer competes on The Voice Kids and suddenly becomes very popular. But is singing under pressure really all that much fun?


    • Johan van der Keuken
    • 1965
    • 38 min
    • Retrospective: Johan van der Keuken

    The Amsterdam street urchin Beppie is the joy of a working-class area.

    Black Gold

    • Marc Francis, Nick Francis
    • 2006
    • 78 min
    • Panorama

    This journey along the long and complex production line of Ethiopian coffee makes an expressive and passionate plea for fair trade.

    Blood in the Mobile

    • Frank Piasecki Poulsen
    • 2010
    • 82 min
    • IDFA Competition for Feature-Length Documentary

    A trip to the Bisie mine in Congo, where minerals are extracted for mobile phones.